Jeanne Calment, a French supercentenarian who has the longest confirmed human lifespan on record, living to the age of 122 years, ascribed her longevity and relatively youthful appearance for her age to a diet rich in extra virgin olive oil.
Mariam Amash was born in 1888. She has 10 sons, 1 daughter, 120 grandchildren and 250 great-grandchildren. Amash lived in Jisr az-Zarqa, Israel, and was once the world's oldest woman.
Mariam attributed her longevity and youthfulness to olive oil. Additional attributes are longevity and the enhancement of aesthetic beauty. Amash claimed that she drank 1 full glass of olive oil every day